etectRx Announces Eric Buffkin as New CEO (etectRx)

etectRx Announces Eric Buffkin as New CEO

UF Innovate | The Hub resident etectRx, Inc., a privately-held digital health company, announced the appointment of Eric Buffkin as its next president and CEO. etectRx received FDA clearance for its novel ingestible event marker, the ID-Cap™ System in late 2019, and has been building momentum over the past two years through clinical studies and industry partnerships.

Buffkin is a repeat entrepreneur and executive with more than 25 years of experience with tech and health-tech companies. Eric co-founded the company in 2009 with etectRx’s Senior Scientific Advisor, Neil Euliano. Most recently, Buffkin served as senior vice president of development and technical operations at etectRx.

“Eric holds expert knowledge of etectRx and its technology,” said Jeff Spafford, Chairman of etectRx. “Eric’s technical knowledge and industry expertise will be invaluable as we continue to commercialize the ID-Cap System.”

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